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Gertrude and Toby Save the Gingerbread Man
Series: Gertrude and Toby Fairy-Tale Adventure. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017 by AtlasPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
Farmer Sam and his son Ryan are taking their prize pig to the county fair. Gertrude and Toby decide they have plenty of time to sneak off the farm for an extra adventure. But Gertrude and Toby soon discover that a giant has captured their friend, the Gingerbread Man! Gertrude and Toby come up with a plan to save him. But the giant, who is sleeping nearby, wakes up during their rescue!
Friends of the Family
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,250. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Re-join the Plummers, who adopted and raised “Peep-sight” the Gambel’s quail rooster of A Quail in the Family. In this second book, William Plummer describes the family's adventures with birds, rodents, snakes, lizards, and other animals—the visiting and resident members of the Plummer menagerie in Las Vegas.
Animal Tales from Africa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017 by Rosslyn Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Tales from the Shona featuring animals in their wisdom and innocence.
Rage and Greed
Series: Shenanigans of Tortoise. Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
One of the stories in the Shenanigans of Tortoise short story collection. This story is a twist on the popular Nigerian story of the Tortoise and the Pig. Its goal was and is to teach children about the ills of rage and greed in a fun way.
Timothy's Big Adventure
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Timothy was George’s pet tortoise and playmate. Discover Timothy’s big adventure when he fell into a black hole behind a bag of potatoes.
THE TORTOISE AND THE DUCKS - Issue 8 in the Baba Indaba Children's Stories
Series: Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
In issue 8 of the Baba Indaba children's Stories, Baba Indaba narrates the Aesop's fable about the Tortoise and the Ducks and how "foolish curiosity and vanity often lead to misfortune."
La tortuga lenta
Price: $1.46 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Tortuga está triste porque es lento, así que sus amigos lo ayudan construyendo una balsa para él. Únete a Tortuga, Mono, Oso, Rata y Ratón en su aventura a paso rápido y divertido mientras se topan con nuevas experiencias que pronto los llevarán a una carrera contra el tiempo.
In the Eye of the Storm
Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Arky, a blue and cream Dachshund, is found in the wake of a devastating hurricane. Efforts to reunite him with his family were in vain and he was connected with a new forever family. More adventures await him in his new home.
Choose Your Fairy Tale: You Are...Tortoise Triumphant (Choose Your Fairy Tale Book #3)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Fairy tales
Great for readers of all ages, this interactive version of the African tale "Tortoise Triumphant" puts YOU in the role of the tortoise. Select the right choice and your tale will end Happily Ever After! An entertaining and interactive way to enjoy this tale from West Africa!
Darwin: Origin of a Cookbook
Price: Free! Words: 40. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy
A 24-page comic involving Darwin, talking tortoises, and culinary exploration.